Despite National Trend, RAM Racing Keeps Runners Racing

Often known for their special goodie bags and unique races, RAM Racing has worked hard to buck the trend of decreased race participation, and...

Gap in North Shore Channel Trail to be Closed With Bridge

A new bridge is to be built on the North Side of Chicago, allowing pedestrians and cyclists to cross the North Shore Channel without...

Past Champions Return for Chicago Marathon 40th Anniversary

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced today that running legends and past champions Steve Jones (1984, 1985), Khalid Khannouchi (1997, 1999, 2000, 2002),...
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Ultrarunner Rob Krar Runs Waterfall Glen with Area Athletes

One of the perks of running is the accessibility of elite runners to everyday athletes. They run the same races the “citizen” runners do,...

Toughest Area Races

Many runners think of the Windy City as a great place to PR. Flat and temperate, Chicago athletes often have to run faster or...

Boston Marathon Interactive App

PRESS RELEASE: BOSTON, February 5, 2014 — The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.), organizer of the Boston Marathon, today launched Boston Marathon World Run, a mobile...

Molex Named Official Sponsor of Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Multi-year sponsorship of iconic race reinforces corporate commitment to health and fitness LISLE, IL – May 4, 2015 – Molex Incorporated, a leading global manufacturer...

New Outdoor Track Opens Nov. 11 on West Side

On the west side of Chicago, a brand new outdoor track is being built at Hope Academy. The students of the school, along with...

New Relay Race in Honor of Legendary Coach Joe Newton

In December of 2017, long-time York High School boys cross country coach Joe Newton passed away at 88-years-old. Newton is often remembered for 45...

Everything You Need to Know Before the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8k

With St. Patrick's Day last weekend and the first day of spring on Monday, the racing season is about to take off! Celebrate by...